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August 3, 2015

“Muttzanita” wants your vote!

“Muttzanita” launches its first Mayoral election! The town of “Muttzanita” is growing so it is only appropriate for us to elect a mayor. No party affiliation is necessary, however all candidates must be a resident (full or part-time) of the tri-city area (Manzanita, Nehalem and Wheeler) Hurry in and pick up your […]
July 18, 2015

Surfing At Short Sands Beach

Surfing along the Oregon Coast is an incredibly thrilling experience, and one of our favorite places to surf is at Short Sands Beach, located within Oswald West State Park. A beautiful walk through our coastlines old growth forest leads you to this special cove filled with waves, waterfalls & dramatic landscapes. Short […]
July 17, 2015

Great Ideas For Summer Reading At The Beach

Enjoy some great summer reading with these recommendations courtesy of Jody Swanson at Cloud & Leaf Bookstore, located at 148 Laneda Avenue in downtown Manzanita. Click on image of list to view larger size.
July 3, 2015

The Hoffman Center – Manzanita’s Hub For The Arts

The Hoffman Center is a community arts center located in charming Manzanita, Oregon provides artistic, cultural and educational activities in north Tillamook County. The center is home to a Ceramics Studio, as well as a multi-purpose room where for musical performances, workshops, classes and author readings, as well summer art and drama […]
June 5, 2015
Nehalem Bay State Park

Nehalem Bay State Park Summer Programs

Nehalem Bay State Park has a full schedule of day and evening programs lined up for summer 2015! The popular Junior Ranger Program runs every day beginning at 10:30 am for youngsters age 6 – 12 and shows kids how to enjoy and care for Oregon’s parks through a variety of activities. […]
May 18, 2015

2015 Manzanita Farmer’s Market Now Open!

The Manzanita Farmer’s Market will open its doors for the summer season Friday, June 12 at 5:00 pm. The market will be open each Friday through September 18 and will feature the freshest locally grown produce and flowers and many wonderfully unique handmade products. There is also live music! Located at the […]
April 15, 2015

10 Ways To Enjoy Your Visit To Manzanita:

1. Spend some time in two of Oregon’s finest State Parks: Manzanita is bordered by two gems of Oregon’s State Park system; Nehalem Bay State Park to the south of town, and Oswald West State Park to the north. Nehalem Bay offers a plethora of ten, RV, and yurt choices. It also […]
December 13, 2013
Oswald West State Park

Oswald West State Park: A Natural Legacy

Oswald West State Park is a place of boundless natural beauty; winding trails, lush undergrowth, regal trees, and breathtaking vistas of sea and sand. Stretching along four miles of coastline north of Manzanita and Neah-Kah-Nie Mountain, this 2,500 acre preserve is the Oregon Coast’s Walden; a place of quiet contemplation and regenerative […]